Tips for undergrad research

March 1, 2015

Doing publishable undergraduate research -- and getting it published! Advice from Rachel Coburn


Outreach with plants and pigments

Feb. 28, 2015

Julienne brought the fun of plant pigments to middle school students at the AAUW STEM outreach event.

Cestrum parqui

Cestrum at the Science Fair

Feb. 27, 2015

Kai shared her work on the evolutionary history of Cestrum at the Boulder Schools Science Fair.

Brugmansia aurea

Brugmansia of Ecuador

Dec. 1, 2014

Julia spent two weeks traveling around northern Ecuador in search of brugmansias.


Ecogen loves Iochroma

Nov. 5, 2014

Dan shared his work on the origin of white flowers in Iochroma at the Ecological Genomics meeting.


EDEN exchange with Virginia Tech

Oct. 1, 2014

Andrea collaborates with the Winkel and Helm labs at VT to identify Iochroma flavonoids.


Welcome Mandy and Keric!

Sept. 27, 2014

Two new undergraduates join the lab with support from CU's Biological Sciences Initiative.



Sept. 15, 2014

Julienne joined the Open Tree of Life team for a week long hackathon on traits and trees.


Summer meeting time

July 25, 2014

Smith lab hits the Evolution meetings in Raleigh and the Botany Meetings in Boise.

Datura stramonium

Funding for those amazing jimsonweeds

May 14, 2014

Julia scores research awards from CU plus three external sources for her work on jimsonweeds and relatives.